Vientiane Times (Laos)

ATTAPEU, Laos (Vientiane Times/ANN) -Almost four months have passed since that fateful night in July when at least 40 people died and 7,000 people were made homeless by the flash floods that tore through Attapeu province.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao government recently hosted the Lao Economic and Investment Forum in Japan, aimed at promoting investment in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the manufacturing sector and investment in Special Economic Zones (SEZs). 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry will set up an association for investment management consultants, to provide information for local and foreign investors.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - China has made a strong commitment to opening up its markets, including to Laos, but it will be some time before businesses here are in a position to benefit from this exciting opportunity.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - China has made a strong commitment to opening up its markets, including to Laos, but it will be some time before businesses here are in a position to benefit from this exciting opportunity.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Tadam Vongphakdy, 18, a promising student from a modest background, has won a scholarship from SCG’s Sharing the Dream Project sponsored by SCG Lao.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is impacting on the region’s economic ecosystems, a top banker has said. 

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Vietnam has scrapped the import tariff on eggs sold by Asean member countries, which could be an opportunity for Lao chicken farmers to sell eggs to the neighbouring country.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The real estate sector in Laos continues to be an attractive option for investors despite slower growth and weaker demand over recent years.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos is hosting the 19th Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) Senior Officials Meeting and nine other related meetings from November 19-20.